Welcome to Kerem Shalom – Vineyard of Peace

Kerem Shalom is a diverse and welcoming, unaffiliated Jewish community located in historic Concord, Massachusetts. With many interfaith families, Kerem Shalom is a vibrant, supportive home for Jews by birth, Jews by choice, and ohavey Yisrael – those who are not Jewish, but love the Jewish people and support the Jewish choices of their families. We are strengthened by our shared heritage and the diversity of backgrounds, family composition, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, race and economic status. All are welcome! Contact us.

Greater Boston Jewish Coalition for Literacy
It has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life.” CoL volunteer Volunteers needed to work 1-on-1 with K-3 grade students who need help with reading skills. No previous teaching experience necessary and training provided. Only one hour each week and lots of fun! Read more.

Application Process for the Rabbi Luckens Scholarship Now Open!
DEADLINE May 16, 2014
Scholarship helps support a young person to attend a Jewish camp or Jewish leadership program, or to engage in a college program of Jewish Studies or pursue a teaching degree. Read more.

April 2014 Friday night Shabbat Services – Open to the Community!

7:30pm-9:00pm with an Oneg to follow. Joyous and musical, our Shabbat services are enjoyed by children and adults. For specific types of services, Click here.

Registration for KS Hebrew School 2014-15 now open
From age 3 to high school; once-a-week classes and outstanding faculty. Read more.

Rabbi Darby Leigh is Installed in a Joyous Community Celebration

Sounds of joyous celebration rang out in the town of Concord, MA on Saturday night, March 22, as we installed our new rabbi, Darby Jared Leigh. Almost 400 congregants, their families and friends attended the ceremony and party, along with area dignitaries. Dancing, singing, eating and joyful conversation lasted late into the night. Read more