One in three homeless, are veterans, with veterans day coming up the American Red Cross - East Texas is collecting socks for homeless Veterans in Longview and the East Texas areas.

You can drop off pairs of brand new socks to:

*Longview Chamber of Commerce, 410 N. Center Street

*Fullman and Lawrence Agency 901 Gilmer Road or 392 US Highway 259

*Spring Hill State Bank, 3700 Gilmer Road or 202 Hollybrook Drive

* American Red Cross location in Tyler, TX.

The last day to donate will be November 15 and the socks will be distributed at a luncheon planned for November 17.