Harleysville Group Announces First Quarter Earnings Release And Conference Call Webcast

Apr 17, 2001, 01:00 ET from Harleysville Group Inc.

    HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., April 17 /PRNewswire/ --
 Harleysville Group Inc. (Nasdaq:   HGIC) will release its first quarter 2001
 earnings on Friday, April 27, 2001, prior to the start of regular trading on
 the Nasdaq Stock Market.
     The company will host a live Webcast on Friday, April 27, 2001, beginning
 at 9:00 a.m. (ET) to discuss the first quarter results.  The Webcast will be
 available from the Financial section of the company's Web site
 (www.harleysvillegroup.com).
     An archive of the presentation will be available for 10 days after the
 presentation on the company's Web site.
     Harleysville Group Inc. is a holding company that includes nine regional
 property and casualty insurance companies whose marketing territory
 encompasses 32 states primarily in the eastern half of the United States. The
 companies include: Great Oaks Insurance Company; Harleysville-Atlantic
 Insurance Company; Harleysville Insurance Company of New Jersey; Huron
 Insurance Company; Lake States Insurance Company; Mid-America Insurance
 Company; Minnesota Fire and Casualty Company; New York Casualty Insurance
 Company; and Worcester Insurance Company. Additionally, the company operates
 two limited partnerships: Harleysville Asset Management L.P. and Insurance
 Management Resources L.P.
     To obtain investor materials, including the company's latest annual
 report, Form 10-K and other corporate announcements, please contact our
 investor relations department (215-256-5020 or
 investorrelations@harleysvillegroup.com) or visit their Web site at
 www.harleysvillegroup.com .
 
 

SOURCE Harleysville Group Inc.
    HARLEYSVILLE, Pa., April 17 /PRNewswire/ --
 Harleysville Group Inc. (Nasdaq:   HGIC) will release its first quarter 2001
 earnings on Friday, April 27, 2001, prior to the start of regular trading on
 the Nasdaq Stock Market.
     The company will host a live Webcast on Friday, April 27, 2001, beginning
 at 9:00 a.m. (ET) to discuss the first quarter results.  The Webcast will be
 available from the Financial section of the company's Web site
 (www.harleysvillegroup.com).
     An archive of the presentation will be available for 10 days after the
 presentation on the company's Web site.
     Harleysville Group Inc. is a holding company that includes nine regional
 property and casualty insurance companies whose marketing territory
 encompasses 32 states primarily in the eastern half of the United States. The
 companies include: Great Oaks Insurance Company; Harleysville-Atlantic
 Insurance Company; Harleysville Insurance Company of New Jersey; Huron
 Insurance Company; Lake States Insurance Company; Mid-America Insurance
 Company; Minnesota Fire and Casualty Company; New York Casualty Insurance
 Company; and Worcester Insurance Company. Additionally, the company operates
 two limited partnerships: Harleysville Asset Management L.P. and Insurance
 Management Resources L.P.
     To obtain investor materials, including the company's latest annual
 report, Form 10-K and other corporate announcements, please contact our
 investor relations department (215-256-5020 or
 investorrelations@harleysvillegroup.com) or visit their Web site at
 www.harleysvillegroup.com .
 
 SOURCE  Harleysville Group Inc.