Humanitarian Order of the Southern Cross (OSC)
An International Non-Govermental Organisation (NGO) founded in 2010
Grand Masters Office
Col. Sir Michael Thornley KCO
Hon. D.Humanities J.P
Founder & Grand Master
Humanitarian Order of the Southern Cross
The OSC (Order of the Southern Cross) was founded in June 2010 by GM Col. Michael Thornley.
Working to ensure that the education, health & welfare of our global children is developed & maintained and supporting the communities in which they live
Our Motto- “Faith, Unity & Charity”
Faith– Faith in humanity & the right of an individual to follow their own faith, ideal or belief.
Unity– The bringing together of people from around the world in the name of humanity.
Charity– Working to ensure that the education, health & welfare of our global children is developed & maintained.
Over the years, the OSC has represented various charitable endeavours and has promoted nobility, chivalry, spirituality and humanitarian aspects of society.
At its core are the values of Faith Unity & Charity. These values continue today as a shining beacon for OSC members the world over.
– Michael Thornley Organisation
– Thornley Wildlife Foundation
– AECOPSD European Public Security and Defence corps
– Royal House of Hawai’i – African Library Project – l’A.D.I.C. (l’Association pour le Développement des Iles Comores)
– Michael Lapsley Foundation
– NATO Memorial Federation
Evidence of any act that could prove detrimental to the OSC will result in immediate expulsion of that individual or group of individuals from the OSC. We will also refer to and/or work with the relevant legal authorities should this be deemed necessary.
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