COMMUNITY LEADER: The oldest Baptist church in the city of Miami, The First Baptist Church, has seen its better days. For some 20 years, longtime civic activist Georgia Ayers has used the building for an alternative program, burning through millions of dollars in grants to renovate the building. Ayers stands in front of the church on NW 60th Street, October 27, 2011.
COMMUNITY LEADER: The oldest Baptist church in the city of Miami, The First Baptist Church, has seen its better days. For some 20 years, longtime civic activist Georgia Ayers has used the building for an alternative program, burning through millions of dollars in grants to renovate the building. Ayers stands in front of the church on NW 60th Street, October 27, 2011. CHARLES TRAINOR JR MIAMI HERALD STAFF
COMMUNITY LEADER: The oldest Baptist church in the city of Miami, The First Baptist Church, has seen its better days. For some 20 years, longtime civic activist Georgia Ayers has used the building for an alternative program, burning through millions of dollars in grants to renovate the building. Ayers stands in front of the church on NW 60th Street, October 27, 2011. CHARLES TRAINOR JR MIAMI HERALD STAFF

Miami community activist, founder of Alternative Program, Georgia Ayers dies at 86

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