Bust a Crust! FAQ



So what, exactly, is Bust a Crust? It's Meals on Wheels' signature fundraiser, which generates proceeds that we use to help feed and provide services to our seniors in need. It's also your path to Thanksgiving Day happiness. We make it easy for you to serve your Thanksgiving dessert. All you have to do is visit a participating Pie Master to purchase your Thanksgiving pies or specialty dessert. A portion of each pie or specialty dessert purchase is donated to Meals on Wheels.


We realize you may have more questions, so we created this list of frequently asked questions. If you can't find the answer to your question here, contact us at bustacrust@muchmorethanameal.org.




bacDuring the month of November, visit one of our Pie Masters and purchase the featured pie or specialty dessert. $6 per pie or dessert or $1 per slice of pie or dessert will be donated to Meals on Wheels Southwest OH & Northern KY.

bacWe are excited to feature our local Pie Masters this year. Pie Masters coming soon!

In 2023, Bust a Crust! has a new look! This year, you can purchase your pies directly from our Pie Masters. You can support a local business and local seniors at the same time! Simply purchase the featured pie or specialty dessert at a local Pie Master's location and a portion of the sale will be donated directly to Meals on Wheels Southwest OH & Northern KY.

Each delicious pie sold helps provide meals and connection for local seniors. 


Proceeds from each pie or specialty dessert purchased goes directly to helping provide meals and more to area seniors. All dollars raised stay in our community to help those in need. 

This is the fourth year for Bust a Crust! and each year it has gotten significantly larger, allowing us to help more and more seniors. In 2020, we sold more than 1,700 pies and were able to help 7,000 seniors. In 2021, we sold more than 3,000 pies and were able to help more than 10,000 seniors. In 2022, more than 6,200 pies were distributed and we helped nearly 10,000 seniors. 

Bulk Pie Sales

Don't simply give your team a SLICE of the pie. Give them the WHOLE pie.

We make corporate gift giving a snap with our bulk pie sales option.

Absolutely. Bulk orders (20+ pies) are welcome and can be ordered online at bustacrust.org. Specific pie flavors cannot be guaranteed with bulk orders. 

Orders of 20+ pies sell for $15 each.

Orders of 100+ sell for $13 each.

You can place your bulk order here.

NOTE: All bulk orders must be made by Friday, November 10.

We can also arrange for delivery of bulk orders to a central location the week of Thanksgiving.

For more information, contact bustacrust@muchmorethanameal.org or 513-661-2777.

The fair market value of each pie is $7. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to report for tax purposes.