Through unique merchandise and charitable program, Kim donates the proceeds from sales of Mount Desert Island HOME and LOVE items with her trademarked image to local charities, such as, Friends of Acadia, Bar Harbor Pet Food Pantry, and the Bar Harbor Historical Society.

This very popular local brand, among other Kim's other collaborations, was recognized by the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce with the Cadillac Award. This award is given to a person who resembles the virtues of leadership, service, sacrifice and the quest for personal excellence.