They piled bags of bread, a small mountain of Jolly Ranchers and a pair of rotten tomatoes in front of City Hall and asked “Would you want to feed your family this?”

Frustrated volunteers from the OPIRG food cupboard brought their message to a rally Saturday at noon since they are tired of trying to patch together decent meals for their clients from the bizarre quantities and types of food donated from corporations in exchange for tax credits. They say their request to civic officials for changes is just the start of their campaign.