Directors

Jane Chimudzi | Chairperson

Jane has been a pastor at His Church since 1989 and oversees the Worship and Community Outreach Ministries. Jane has led KwaCare as the Chairperson since 2009 and has a desire to see compassion and justice lived out practically in our community.

Jane is married to Skhumbuzo and together they have four children, Crystal, Casey, Cassidy and Nolithando.


Fiona Des Fontaine | Vice Chairperson

Fiona founded KwaCare in 1995, when she took over Senior Pastorship of His Church Pinetown. Fiona identified KwaDabeka, a township near to where His Church is located, as a community to reach into. Fiona’s vision for KwaCare is to see the transformation of impoverished and disadvantaged communities by helping to create real and lasting change in people’s lives.

Fiona has one daughter, Christie, and a gorgeous grand-daughter, Nevaeh.

Lauren du Randt | Managing Director

Lauren took over as Managing Director in 2016. She has enjoyed a long history with KwaCare, initially as a volunteer and then a full time staff member since February 2011. Lauren has a passion for social justice and wants to help people who are suffering, overlooked and ignored to know that there is hope beyond their struggle today.

Lauren is married to Trevor and their first baby is on the way!

Mondli Myeza | Director

Mondli was the Managing Director of KwaCare between 2011 and 2016 and is a pastor at His Church, overseeing the New Germany campus. Mondli has a rich history in community development in South Africa. His heart is to see people’s lives transformed physically, emotionally and spiritually and he brings a grass roots perspective to the social and economic issues facing our community.

Mondli is married to Thobani and they have two children, Sabelo and Khanyisa.

Simon Hemsley | Director

Simon has been a pastor at His Church since 2007 and joined the KwaCare Board in 2016, when he took over as Senior Pastor of His Church. Simon is passionate about helping people from every generation to live with purpose and meaning in their lives.

Simon is married to Cheslyn and they have four children, Reuben, Levi, Benjamin and Lily-Grace.